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    Marilyn Durham
    Department Chair
    Phone: (262) 472-5050
    Location: Laurentide 3207

    Peter Hoff
    Foreign Language Coordinator
    Phone: (262) 472-1591
    Location: Laurentide 3110

    Mary Orval
    Academic Dept Assoc
    Phone: (262) 472-1036
    Location: Laurentide 3209

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    Michael Bennett, Associate Professor of English

    Office location: Laurentide 3270
    Phone: (262) 472-5037
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    MICHAEL Y. BENNETT is Associate Professor of English and affiliated faculty in Philosophy at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, where he teaches courses on modern drama. He is the author of The Cambridge Introduction to Theatre and Literature of the Absurd (forthcoming September 2015); Narrating the Past through Theatre (2012); Words, Space, and the Audience (2012); and Reassessing the Theatre of the Absurd (2011)/(Paperback 2013). He is the editor of Oscar Wilde's Society Plays (forthcoming August 2015); with, Benjamin D. Carson, Eugene O'Neill's One-Act Plays: New Critical Perspectives (2012)/(Paperback 2014); and Refiguring Oscar Wilde’s Salome (2011). He is also the Editor of New Perspectives in Edward Albee Studies. In addition, he was a UW System Fellow at the Institute for Research in the Humanities in 2014 and the recipient of the 2015 UW-Whitewater Award for Outstanding Research.


    College of Letters & Sciences
    Laurentide Hall 4100
    University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
    800 W. Main Street
    Whitewater, WI 53190-1790


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    Phone: (262) 472-1621

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